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NS - Decatur Drawbridge (1979) (Limestone County, Alabama)
First bridge built on this spot was burned during the Civil War, replaced with a pontoon bridge. A swing bridge was built in 1885, and it was replaced by this modern drawbridge in 1978-79.
Polygonal Warren Through Truss Vertical Lift Drawbridge over Tennessee River in Decatur
Open to traffic

NS - Fort Wayne Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901-1904; replaced earlier 1868 lattice truss bridge; raised 1918; lower deck tracks removed c1950s
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - New Geneva Bridge (Fayette County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1912-13
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Monongahela River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - New River Bridge - Narrows (Giles County, Virginia)
Built in early 1970s to allow abandonment of Virgianian Ry west of here
Through truss bridge over New River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Point Pleasant Bridge (Mason County, West Virginia)
Original bridge built 1885; replaced with newer structure 1919
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Ohio River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Port Perry Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1903
Parker through truss bridge with Warren deck truss approaches over Monongahela River on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Wabash Bridge (1993) (Marion County, Missouri)
Lift span added in 1993
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on the Norfolk Southern Railroad at Hannibal
Open to railroad traffic

NS/CSX - Tombigbee River Bridge (Clarke County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on Norfolk Southern, CSX
Open to traffic

NY 31 Barge Canal Bridge (Seneca County, New York)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1968
Through truss bridge over Barge Canal on NY 31
Open to traffic

NY30A Erie Barge Canal Bridge (Montgomery County, New York)
Built 1989
Modern polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Erie Barge Canal on Rte 30a
Open to traffic

NYC - Harlem River Swing Bridge (1897) (New York County, New York)
Built 1897; Replaced 1954
Lost Pratt through truss swingbridge over Harlem River on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Maiden Lane Bridge (1872) (Albany County, New York)
Built 1872; Replaced 1899
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Hudson River on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Maiden Lane Bridge (1899) (Albany County, New York)
Built 1899, Closed 1968 when Union Station closed, Removal for construction of I-787 completed by January 1970
Lost Baltimore through swing truss bridge over Hudson River, Maiden Lane on New York Central Railroad
Removed

NYC - Rondout Bridge (Ulster County, New York)
Built 1882
Lost Triple Intersection Pratt & Whipple through truss bridge over Rondout Creek on NYC West Shore Line
Replaced by a new bridge

NYC - Upper Bridge (1870) (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1870; Replaced 1901
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Hudson River on New York Central Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYLB - Raritan River Bridge (Old) (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Built 1875; Replaced 1908
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Raritan River on New York & Long Branch Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NYWS&B - Fort Montgomery Bridge (Orange County, New York)
Built 1882; Removed 1902
Lost Through truss bridge over Hudson River on New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railway
Removed after being replaced by a tunnel

O'Neal Bridge (Colbert County, Alabama)
Built 1939 by the Virginia Bridge Company
Cantilevered Warren continuous through truss bridge over Tennessee River on US 43 between Florence and Sheffield
Open to traffic

Oak Orchard Creek Bridge (Orleans County, New York)
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1998
Through truss bridge over Oak Orchard Creek on NY 18
Open to traffic

Oak St Bridge (2011) (Hardin County, Iowa)
Through arch bridge over Iowa River on Oak St/US 20/US 65
Open to traffic

Ocean-to-Ocean Highway Bridge (Yuma County, Arizona)
Built 1914-15; rehabilitated 1943; rehabilitated again in 2002.
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Colorado River on Penitentiary Avenue
Open to traffic

OH8 High Level Bridge (Summit County, Ohio)
Built 1953; rehabilitated 1987
Deck truss bridge over Little Cuyahoga River and Elizabeth Park Valley on Route 8
Open to traffic

Ohio Street Bridge (1961) (Erie County, New York)
Built 1961
Vertical lift through truss bridge over Buffalo River on Ohio Street
Open to traffic

Ohio Turnpike - Cuyahoga River Bridge (Old) (Summit County, Ohio)
Built 1955 by the Horvitz Co.; replaced in 2001 and 2003; eastbound bridge imploded January 2002; westbound bridge imploded November 2003
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Cuyahoga River, Riverview Road, & Cuyahoga Valley Scenic RR on I-80 (Ohio Turnpike)
Replaced by a new bridge

Old Basso Bridge (Stanislaus County, California)
Built 1911 converted to pedestrian use in 1987
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Tuolumne River on old Hwy 132
Open to pedestrians

Old Camp Nelson Bridge (Garrard County, Kentucky)
Built 1927 and replaced the Camp Nelson Covered Bridge. However, in turn, it was replaced by the new (US 27) Camp Nelson Bridge in 1972.
Parker Truss bridge over Kentucky River on Old Lexington Road
Closed to all traffic

Old Chain of Rocks Canal Highway Bridge (Madison County, Illinois)
Built 1949; rehabilitated 1999
Through truss bridge over Chain of Rocks Canal on Old Chain of Rocks Road (at one time US 66) just south of I-270 in Granite City
Open to one-lane highway traffic with a dedicated bike lane

Old CR 280 Bridge (Stephens County, Texas)
Wire suspension bridge over Clear Fork Brazzos on road
Intact and possibly in use. Likely on private property.

Old Detroit Avenue Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1910; replaced 1980
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Rocky River on Detroit Avenue (Old Alignment)
Superstructure replaced

Old Hickory Bridges (Davidson County, Tennessee)
First bridge built 1928; second bridge built 1967
Pair of through truss bridges over Cumberland River on TN 45 in Nashville
Open to traffic

Old Higden Bridge (Cleburne County, Arkansas)
Built 1912; rehabilitated 1949; replaced 1961
Lost swinging bridge over Little Red River at Greers Ferry, now inundated by Greers Ferry Lake
No longer exists

Old Keokuk-Hamilton Bridge (Lee County, Iowa)
Built in 1917, Roadway deck Service Discontinued 1985
Through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Keokuk Junction Railway
Open to rail traffic only. The upper deck on the Iowa side has been converted to an observation deck; the upper deck on the Illinois side is closed to traffic. Roadway traffic has been shifted to the 1985 beam span to the southwest of the bridge

Old Leupp Little Colorado River Bridge (Coconino County, Arizona)
Built 1921
Abandoned through truss bridge over Little Colorado River
Derelict/abandoned

Old Paper Mill Bridge (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Built 1922; bypassed 2000; rehabilitated in 1968 and again as historic landmark in 2007
Steel through-arch bridge over Loch Raven Reservoir (Gunpowder Falls) on an old alignment of Paper Mill Rd
Closed to all traffic

Old Pass Manchac Bridge (1957) (Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1957; rehabilitated 1976
Steel stringer bridge over Pass Manchac on Old US 51
Open to traffic

Old Rairden Bridge (Big Horn County, Wyoming)
Built 1916 by the Monarch Engineering Company and bypassed in 1976 by two span pony truss
Pin-connected Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Big Horn River on Old LN 55
Closed to all traffic

Old St. Charles Bridge (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Completed 1904; closed to traffic in 1992; finally dismantled in 1997
Lost four-span through truss bridge over the Missouri River at St. Charles
Replaced by the Discovery Bridge (Missouri State Highway 370) downstream, next to the Wabash Railroad Bridge

Old U.S. 64 Brush Creek Bridge (Polk County, Tennessee)
Built on the old 2-lane alignment of U.S. 64, abandoned and left in place when new alignment in 1967 was built higher, 1/4 mile downstream
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over Brush Creek on Pre 1967 alignment of US Highway 64
Abandoned

Old US 36 Missouri River Bridge (Doniphan County, Kansas)
Built 1929; Replaced 1984
Lost Through truss bridge over Missouri River on US 36
Replaced by new bridge

Old US69 Red River Bridge (Bryan County, Oklahoma)
Built 1931; replaced 1998
Lost through truss bridge over Red River on US 69
Replaced by new bridge

Omaha Bridge #15 (Old) (Ramsey County, Minnesota)
Built 1885, 1887 and 1888; Replaced 1915
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Mississippi River on Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Oneida River Bridge (Oswego County, New York)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1991
Through truss bridge over Oneida River on CR 57
Open to traffic

OR&N - John Day River Bridge (Old) (Sherman County, Oregon)
Built 1887; Replaced 1907 and relocated to Coburg, Oregon
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over John Day River on Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co.
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated

Oregon City Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1922, Rehabilitation 2012
Steel through arch bridge over Willamette River on OR-43 in Oregon City
Open to traffic

Orleans Bridge (Humboldt County, California)
Built 1966
Suspension bridge over Klamath River on CA 96
Open to traffic

Oswego Road-Oneida River Bridge (Onondaga County, New York)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1991
Through truss bridge over Oneida River on County Route 57
Open to traffic

Ouachita River LA 2 Bridge (Ouachita Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1931
Swing through truss bridge over Ouachita River on LA 2 in Sterlington
Replaced by a new bridge

Ouachita River LA 8 Bridge (Catahoula Parish, Louisiana)
Built 1932, Closed 2017, Lost 2018
Lost Swing bridge over Ouachita River on LA 8 near Harrisonburg
Replaced by UCEB

Outerbridge Crossing (Richmond County, New York)
Opened to traffic June 29, 1928
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Arthur Kill on NY 440/NJ 440 between Perth Amboy and Staten Island in New York
Open to traffic

OWR&N - Chehalis River Bridge (Grays Harbor County, Washington)
Built 1911
Pratt through truss bridge over Chehalis River on Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Co.
Removed

Owsley Bridge (Gooding County, Idaho)
Built 1921
Through truss bridge over Snake River CR S 100 E
Open to pedestrians only

Ozark Bridge (Franklin County, Arkansas)
Built 1929 as a six-span concrete arch bridge; bridge rehabilitated and main span replaced in 1970
Steel through arch bridge over the Arkansas River & Missouri Pacific Railroad on AR 23 at Ozark
Open to two-lane traffic

P&LE - Beaver Bridge (1878) (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1878 by the Philadelphia Bridge Works; replaced 1890
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Ohio River on Lake Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

P.R. Oligiati Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 2003
Girder bridge over Tennessee River / Sourr / Fau 5395&3619 on US 27 and TN 29
Open to traffic

Palatine Bridge (Montgomery County, New York)
Built 1940; rehabilitated 1972; replaced 2008
Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Mohawk River on NY 10 in Palatine Bridge
Demolished and replaced.

Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail - Horlick Tunnel #1 (Kittitas County, Washington)
Tunnel on Iron Horse Trail
Closed due to safety concerns

Panther Hollow Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1932
Steel arch bridge over Panther Hollow on Panther Hollow Trail in Pittsburgh
Open to traffic

Paris Landing Bridge (Henry County, Tennessee)
Built 1927; Dedicated September 1st 1930; replaced 1992, one truss section preserved and relocated to the Scott Fitzhugh Bridge Pavilion in Paris Landing State Park Marina
Partially lost through truss bridge over Tennessee River on TN 76
Bridge replaced by new bridge but one original truss section has been retained, relocated, and preserved as part of the Scott Fitzhugh Bridge Pavilion in the Paris Landing State Park Marina

Parker Bridge (1934) (Armstrong County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1934
Four-span through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Route 368.
Open to traffic

Parkersburg-Belpre Bridge (1978) (Wood County, West Virginia)
Built 1978
Cantilever through truss bridge over Ohio River on OH 32/WV 618 (formerly US 50)
Open to traffic

Pasco - Kennewick Bridge (Benton County, Washington)
Built 1922, Bypassed 1978, Demolished March 1990
Lost Cantilever through truss bridge over Columbia River on WA-397
Replaced by new bridge

Passaic River Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1988
Vertical lift bridge over Passaic River on US 1/US 9 Truck in Newark
Open to traffic

PAT - Monongahela River Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1903; raised in 1912-16 grade separation; rebuilt 1982 for light rail
14 panel Baltimore through truss bridge over Monongahela River, many city streets and I-376 on Panhandle Railroad/ Pittsburgh T Transit
Open to traffic

Patrick Street Bridge (Kanawha County, West Virginia)
Built 1930
Through truss bridge over Kanawha River on US 60 in Charleston
Open to traffic

Patroon Island Bridge (Albany County, New York)
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1992, 2007, 2016
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Hudson River on I-90
Open to traffic

Pauley Bridge (Pike County, Kentucky)
Built 1936; closed to all traffic in 2001; reopened in 2006 as a pedestrian bridge
Suspension bridge over Levisa Fork on Meadowview Drive in Pikeville
Open to pedestrians

Peace Bridge (Erie County, New York)
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1989
Steel arch and through truss bridge over Niagara River & Black Rock Canal in Buffalo
Open to traffic

Pedernales River Bridge (Travis County, Texas)
Built 1949
Deck truss bridge over Pedernales River on Northbound TX 71
Open to traffic

Pendleton Bridge (Arkansas County, Arkansas)
Built 1971
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Arkansas River on Arkansas State Route 1
Open to traffic

Pennington Avenue Bridge (Baltimore, Maryland)
Built 1976
Bascule bridge over Curtis Creek on Pennington Avenue in Baltimore
Open to traffic

Peru Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Construction began January 1956. Opened November 1963. Rehabbed 1992-new deck, new approach span steel
Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Illinois River on IL 251 at Peru
Open to two-lane traffic

Peru Swing Bridge (LaSalle County, Illinois)
Longest single span structure in Illinois when completed in 1870
Lost Howe swing through truss bridge over Illinois River on Route 251
No longer exists

Peter Courtney - Minto Island Bridge (Marion County, Oregon)
Built 2017
Steel through arch bridge over Willamette Slough & Pringle Creek on Park Path
Open to pedestrians only

Peter DeFazio Bridge (Lane County, Oregon)
Built 1999
Wire suspension bridge over Willamette River on Pedestrian Path in Eugene
Open to pedestrians

Peter Guice Memorial Bridge (Henderson County, North Carolina)
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1997
Girder bridge over Green River on Interstate 26 and US 74 Westbound lanes
Open to traffic

Peter Guice Memorial Bridge (Henderson County, North Carolina)
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1997
Girder bridge over Green River on Interstate 26 and US 74 Eastbound lanes
Open to traffic

Petroleum Bridge (1923) (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1923
Warren pony truss bridge over Conrail & Allegheny River on Sr 0062, Petroleum St
Open to traffic

Petroleum Bridge (1995) (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Stringer bridge over Conrail / Allegheny River on US 62
Open to traffic

Peyton Bridge (Jackson County, Oregon)
Built 1975
Continuous Warren deck truss bridge over Rogue River on OR 62
Open to traffic

Piermont Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1929 by Boston Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1993
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Connecticut River on NH 25 in Piermont
Open to traffic

Pine Creek Bridge (Bonneville County, Idaho)
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1978
Steel arch bridge over Pine Creek on ID 31
Open to traffic

Pine Creek Bridge (Lycoming County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1964; reconstructed 2008-11
Lenticular through truss bridge over Pine Creek on River Rd.
Open to traffic

Pine River Bridge (Manistee County, Michigan)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1989
Deck truss bridge over Pine River on M-55
Open to traffic

Pioneer Bridge (Siskiyou County, California)
Built 1931
Deck truss bridge over Shasta River on CA 263
Open to traffic

Pioneer Memorial Bridge (Sacramento County, California)
Built 1966; rehabilitated 1971
Steel stringer bridge over Sacramento River on Interstate 80 Business/US 50
Open to traffic

Platte Purchase Bridge (Platte County, Missouri)
Built 1957; rehabilitated 1997, prepared to be made into soup cans 2016
Lost Cantilever through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Northbound US 69 in Kansas City
Demolished

Plattsmouth Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 2008
Through truss toll bridge over Missouri River on old US 34 at Plattsmouth
Open to traffic

Pleasant Valley Creek Bridge (Clark County, Idaho)
Built 1934
Steel arch bridge over Pleasant Valley Creek on Old US 91
Open to traffic

PNWR - Burlington Trestle (Multnomah County, Oregon)
Timber stringer bridge over Unnamed creek on Portland & Western Railroad
Open to traffic

PNWR - Calapooia River Bridge (Linn County, Oregon)
Built in 1908 by the Oregon Electric Railroad
Through truss bridge over Calapooia River on Portland and Western Railroad (PNWR) in Albany
Open to traffic

PNWR - Lake Oswego Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
The bridge was built in 1907 by the Southern Pacific Railroad, in response to the desires of Portland city planners for an eastside railway bypass to keep rail traffic out of downtown Portland.
Parker through truss bridge over Willamette River on Union Pacific Railroad in Lake Oswego
Open to traffic

PNWR - Willamette River Bridge (Linn County, Oregon)
Built 1921 by the Southern Pacific Railroad
Swing span through truss bridge over Willamette River on Portland and Western Railroad (PNWR) in Albany
Open to traffic

PNWR - Willamette River Bridge (Clackamas County, Oregon)
Built 1975
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Willamette River on Portland and Western Railroad (PNWR) in Wilsonville
Open to traffic

Pohopoco Creek Bridge (Carbon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1955; rehabilitated 1980; replaced 2012
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Pohopoco Creek on I-476 (Pennsylvania Turnpike Northeast Extension)
Replaced by a new bridge

Point Bridge (1927) (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1927; Replaced and closed 1959; Demolished 1970
Lost Through truss bridge over Monongahela River
Replaced by a new bridge and later removed

Point Marion Bridge (Greene County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1930 by the Pittsburgh-Des Moines Steel Co.; rehabilitated 1976; replaced 2009
Lost cantilevered through truss bridge over the Monongahela River on PA 88
Replaced by new bridge

Pond Eddy Bridge (Old) (Pike County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1904 by the Owego Bridge Company; Demolished & Replaced 2018
Two-span through truss bridge over the Delaware River at Pond Eddy
Replaced by a new bridge

Popolopen Creek Suspension Footbridge (Orange County, New York)
Wire suspension bridge over Popolopen Creek on Appalachian Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Port Royal-Port Conway Bridge (Caroline County, Virginia)
Built 1934; relocated in 1980 to Bridge Road on Figure Eight Island NC
Swing truss bridge over Rappahannock River on Virginia 301
Replaced by a new bridge

Port Washington Narrows Bridge (Kitsap County, Washington)
Built 1958
Deck plate girder bridge over Port Washington Narrows on WA 303
Open to traffic